The LATINAS THINK BIG™ Event Heads to Los Angeles!

Dr. Angelica Perez-Litwin, ELLA Leadership Institute, Latina leadership, career development, professional development, Latina career coach

LATINAS THINK BIG™ Event Brings Together Innovative Latina Thought Leaders at Google’s Los Angeles Offices this October 11th, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 26, 2013  New York, NY – After a successful inaugural event in NYC, the next stop of the LATINAS THINK BIG™ national tour, will be in Los Angeles, hosted at Google’s office, […]

Wednesday, June 19th- Brooklyn Screening of NEGRO: A docu-series about Latino Identity

Film screening

NEGRO is a docu-series exploring identity, colonization, racism and the African Diaspora in Latin America and the Caribbean and the color complex among Latinos. Through candid interviews from Latinos, the social manifestations and consequences of the deep-seated color complex is deconstructed.  FILM SCREENING Wednesday, June 19th 7pm-9pm Panamerican Shipping Services 710 Franklin Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11238 (btwn […]

100 Years of Indian Cinema & Awards Ceremony

100 Years of Indian Cinema, Desi films, South Asian, culture, entertainment

Chicago to host the premiere event celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Bollywood Chicago, April 12, 2013: The Vibrant Media Group, LLC along with Studio Elite, Ravani & Mohindra, Attorneys at Law and Amedcoa Dental brings a weekend of music, fashion, and culture in celebration of 100 Years of Indian Cinema. The weekend will recognize and celebrate 100 Years of excellence in Hindi Cinema from August 31 – […]

Teen Travel Summit & Extravaganza {Passport Party Project}

teen travel summit extravaganza

Today we just had to share this awesome event from the The Passport Party Project! Check out the details below: is a super! fantastic! Weekend Extravaganza for tw/eens & their parents featuring travel workshops, travel chat, travel prizes & loads of travel fun! MISSION To encourage safe, educational & fun domestic and international travel for tw/eens and […]

FREE EVENT: Mixed Marrow Donor Drive + Mixed Heritage Week {MAR 28, 2013}


Join Mixed Marrow and Icla da Silva at UPenn on March 28, 2013 for Mixed Heritage Week! The drive will be held at the UPenn campus at the Hall of Flags from 12noon-5pm. If you are in the area, feel free to join stop by! If you are not nearby and a healthy adult between 18-44, please consider donating via […]

FREE EVENT: Hapa Japan Festival & Conference in Los Angeles {APR 2-6, 2013}

Hapa Japan Festival, conference, mixed race, los angeles, california, multiracial

Hapa Japan Festival is a FREE EVENT celebrating mixed-race and mixed-roots Japanese people and culture.  The event will take place on April 2-6, 2013 in Los Angeles, and will include a concert featuring hapa artists, a comedy night at East West Players, readings by award-winning authors, a historical exhibit at the Japanese American National Museum, film screenings […]

EVENT: Sista Sense Power Circle Conference {Register Today!}

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Sista Sense Power Circle Conference If you’re a fan of LaShanda Henry from Sista Sense, you’ve probably already listened in on one of her fabulous Power Circle teleconferences and if so, you’re in for a treat!  Recently, LaShanda launched the Sista Sense Power Circle Conference, which will take place in January 2013.  The inaugural conference, an outreach […]

Bicultural Latinas, Leadership & Success Event with Angélica Pérez, PhD {May 15 in NYC}

Angelica Perez-Litwin PhD

Bicultural Latinas, Leadership & Success with Angélica Pérez, PhD In March, the Latina Leadership Presentation featured NYCLP member Dr. Damary Bonilla-Rodriguez.  The presentation was based on Dr. Damary Bonilla-Rodriguez’s dissertation, “A Profile of Latina Leadership in the United States: Characteristics, Positive Influences, and Barriers,” in which she identified five categories of the essential characteristics to being an effective […]

Sisters Network: Breast Cancer 5K Walk

Sisters Network breast cancer walk

Image Credit: Sisters Network Inc.   The Sisters Network is a national African American breast cancer survivorship organization. The mission of the Sisters Network is to raise awareness of the devastating impact breast cancer has on the African American community. Did you know? The breast cancer mortality rate for African American women is 36% higher than white women. […]